Solomon Island Offensive

Night bombardment in action Japanese held islands / map of Solomon Islands, New Guinea, Guadalcanal, Australia, Nassau Bay / transporter ship at sea / planes in air, bomb burst in water, planes diving / explosions on shore / warships firing guns, smoke and bursts on shore, laying smoke screen / landing boats start for shore, land / map of New Georgia / destroyers, freighters, and cruisers in convoy / signal on deck of ship / plane on catapult and into sky / ships / night footage of artillery fire / tattered American flag / men get ready to swab guns, polished muzzle / group of men sleeping on deck, close-ups / piles of shell cases / observation tower, person in turret / guns turned skyward / man sitting on rail covered in ropes / convoy of ships behind.


Clip #: 504250145SD
Collection: Sherman Grinberg Library
Date created: 09 July, 1947
Licence type: Rights-ready
Release info: Not released. More information
Clip length: 00:02:29:26
Location: Solomon Islands
Mastered to: QuickTime 8-bit Photo-JPEG SD 720x486 29.97i More information
Originally shot on: 16mm B/W Neg 486 29.97i
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Source: Grinberg, Paramount, Pathe Newsreels
Barcode: c782-1943-092_p_sub5
Object name: c782-1943-092_p_sub5


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